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IN VICTORY FOR STANDING ROCK SIOUX TRIBE, COURT FINDS THAT APPROVAL OF DAKOTA ACCESS PIPELINE VIOLATED THE LAW

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe won a significant victory today in its fight to protect the Tribe’s drinking water and ancestral lands from the Dakota Access pipeline.

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Chinese climate officials let loose on President Trump as Jerry Brown concludes visit

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Wed, 06/14/2017 (All day)

Chinese officials had been avoiding attacks on President Trump for pulling the U.S. from the Paris climate accord, opting instead for oblique references to “global cooperation.”

Not anymore.

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Germany, California to tackle climate change together

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Wed, 06/14/2017 (All day)

Germany is teaming up with California to cooperate on tackling climate change following the U.S. government's decision to withdraw from the 2015 Paris agreement.

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Trump administration cancels proposed limits on marine mammals and sea turtles trapped in fishing nets

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Wed, 06/14/2017 (All day)

The Trump administration announced Monday that it has canceled proposed limits on the number of endangered whales, dolphins and sea turtles that can be killed or injured by sword-fishing nets on the West Coast.

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L.A. and Long Beach mayors sign pact setting zero-emissions goals for ports

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Tue, 06/13/2017 (All day)

The mayors of Los Angeles and Long Beach signed an agreement Monday directing the nation’s largest port complex to reduce air pollution by moving toward zero-emission trucks and yard equipment.